The Australian Electric Vehicle Association

You are here:

EV News

Chinese electric car makers, nurtured by state, now look for way out of glut - CNBC

4 hours 23 min ago

CNBC

Chinese electric car makers, nurtured by state, now look for way out of glut
CNBC
HANGZHOU, China, Oct 17 (Reuters) - Humming away in an industrial estate in the eastern Chinese resort city of Hangzhou, electric vehicle designer Automagic is one of hundreds of companies looking to ride the country's wave of investment in clean ...

The dirt on clean electric cars: they're not as green as you think they are - The Australian Financial Review

4 hours 45 min ago

The Australian Financial Review

The dirt on clean electric cars: they're not as green as you think they are
The Australian Financial Review
Stockholm | Beneath the hoods of millions of the clean electric cars rolling onto the world's roads in the next few years will be a dirty battery. Every big carmaker has plans for electric vehicles to cut greenhouse gas emissions, yet their ...
The dirty truth about clean electric carsThe Business Times
The dirty secret under the hoods of electric cars no one talks aboutBusiness Standard

all 3 news articles »

Electric vehicle charging stations coming to two Erie County parks - WIVB.com - News 4

6 hours 40 min ago

WIVB.com - News 4

Electric vehicle charging stations coming to two Erie County parks
WIVB.com - News 4
ERIE COUNTY, NY (WIVB) - Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz announced the installation of a new electric vehicle charging station at Chestnut Ridge Park in Orchard Park on Tuesday afternoon. “There is no better place to promote clean energy than in a ...

and more »Google News

Get A Charge For Your Electric Vehicle From Google Maps - Forbes

9 hours 42 min ago

Forbes

Get A Charge For Your Electric Vehicle From Google Maps
Forbes
Finding a charging station for your electric vehicle just got easier. Google Maps is rolling out a feature that surfaces information about charging stations in your area. Searching in Google Maps with queries like “ev charging” or “ev charging stations ...
Google Maps now displays electric vehicle charging stations from Tesla, Chargepoint, and moreVentureBeat
Google Maps Will Soon Show Electric Vehicle Charging StationsHow-To Geek
Google Maps iOS App Now Shows Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in CanadaiPhone in Canada (press release) (blog)

all 14 news articles »

Ford Pins China Revival on New Cars, Electric Vehicle Venture - Bloomberg

10 hours 10 min ago

Bloomberg

Ford Pins China Revival on New Cars, Electric Vehicle Venture
Bloomberg
... prices of imported models. Ford also plans to launch a range of electric small cars in China with Anhui Zotye Automobile Co. to tap the growing demand for new-energy vehicles, Peter Fleet, Ford's president of Asia Pacific, said on a conference call ...

and more »

Here's Which States Are Best For Owning An Electric Car - Forbes

12 hours 23 min ago

Forbes

Here's Which States Are Best For Owning An Electric Car
Forbes
Of course, the easiest way to keep an electric vehicle or plug-in hybrid charged is to accomplish it at home, but this assumes one has access to a garage with electrical service. Even better would be to have a 240-volt line and a dedicated “Level 2 ...

Why TOM is eyeing electric vehicle business in rural China - EJ Insight

Tue, 16/10/2018 - 5:19pm

EJ Insight

Why TOM is eyeing electric vehicle business in rural China
EJ Insight
Last year, prior to TOM's investment in WE Solutions, Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing and his business partner Solina Chau Hoi-shuen invested in WE Solutions when the company acquired a majority stake in Japanese electric vehicle maker GLM.

The Dirt on Clean Electric Cars - Bloomberg

Tue, 16/10/2018 - 3:00pm

Bloomberg

The Dirt on Clean Electric Cars
Bloomberg
Yet regulators haven't set out clear guidelines on acceptable carbon emissions over the life cycle of electric cars, even as the likes of China, France and the U.K. move toward outright bans of combustion engines. “It will come down to where is the ...

City's new electric vehicle unveiled - Prince George Citizen

Tue, 16/10/2018 - 11:00am

Prince George Citizen

City's new electric vehicle unveiled
Prince George Citizen
The City of Prince George's new electric car was unveiled Saturday at the Electric Car Showcase at the Prince George Farmers Market. The Chevy Bolt joined the City's vehicle inventory in June and is part of council's strategies relating to improving ...

and more »

Xcel proposal would support 70 new public charging stations for electric vehicles - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Tue, 16/10/2018 - 10:14am

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Xcel proposal would support 70 new public charging stations for electric vehicles
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Xcel Energy is taking a deeper dive into electric vehicles, providing charging infrastructure for fleet cars and participating in the creation of 70 public charging stations. Minneapolis-based Xcel, the state's largest electric utility, unveiled the ...

BMW: Electric Cars Will Always Be More Expensive Than Gas Cars - The Drive

Tue, 16/10/2018 - 9:58am

The Drive

BMW: Electric Cars Will Always Be More Expensive Than Gas Cars
The Drive
According to BMW, the cost of electric vehicles will never quite be comparable with internal combustion vehicles. Klaus Fröhlich, board representative for development at BMW, said that despite maturing battery technology and commercialization ...
BMW to gradually tone down electric car stylingAutocar

all 3 news articles »

Can We Go Electric Before It's Too Late? - CityLab

Tue, 16/10/2018 - 3:42am

CityLab

Can We Go Electric Before It's Too Late?
CityLab
So far, progress has been wildly insufficient: In the U.S., close to 200,000 electric vehicles—both plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEV) like the Chevy Volt and the Toyota Prius Prime and battery-electric vehicles (BEV) like the Nissan Leaf and ...
Vision Australia warn of electric vehicle threat.EFTM
Electric, hybrid vehicles put vision-impaired pedestrians in the firing line - studyCarAdvice
Smith, Greenstein Bill to Promote Plug-in Electric Vehicles Clears CommitteeInsiderNJ
The Future Gadgets
all 170 news articles »

Saudi energy minister compares electric vehicle 'hype' to peak oil misconceptions - Arab News

Tue, 16/10/2018 - 2:45am

Arab News

Saudi energy minister compares electric vehicle 'hype' to peak oil misconceptions
Arab News
“Conventional vehicles today, despite all the hype, represent 99.8 percent of the global vehicle fleet. That means electric vehicles with 0.2 percent of the fleet, only substitute about 30,000 barrels per day of oil equivalent of a total global oil ...

Aluminum-Air Flow Battery Innovation Could Improve Electric Vehicle Range, Overcome Slow Charging - R & D Magazine

Tue, 16/10/2018 - 2:13am

R & D Magazine

Aluminum-Air Flow Battery Innovation Could Improve Electric Vehicle Range, Overcome Slow Charging
R & D Magazine
Researchers from the Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology have used the new catalyst to develop an aluminum-air flow battery that could enable electric vehicle drivers to have battery packs that have a longer range and can be replaced ...

and more »

BESCOM launches second electric vehicle charging infra in Bengaluru - Economic Times

Tue, 16/10/2018 - 1:51am

Economic Times

BESCOM launches second electric vehicle charging infra in Bengaluru
Economic Times
Bengaluru: The BESCOM on Monday introduced City's second electric vehicle charging infrastructure in the premises of Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) on Millers road. The first such facility had come up in the headquarters of BESCOM ...

and more »

Hyundai's Nexo Stands Out As The First Truly Complete Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle - Forbes

Tue, 16/10/2018 - 12:01am

Forbes

Hyundai's Nexo Stands Out As The First Truly Complete Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle
Forbes
Twelve years ago when I first started writing professionally about cars, the very first review I ever wrote for AutoblogGreen was a fuel cell electric car, the Ford Focus FCV. In the years since I've had the opportunity to drive a number of different ...

and more »Google News

2019 Hyundai Nexo - The First Really Complete Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle - Forbes

Tue, 16/10/2018 - 12:01am

Forbes

2019 Hyundai Nexo - The First Really Complete Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle
Forbes
Twelve years ago when I first started writing professionally about cars, the very first review I ever wrote for AutoblogGreen was a fuel cell electric car, the Ford Focus FCV. In the years since I've had the opportunity to drive a number of different ...

New Solar Battery Charger for Electric Vehicles Follows the Sun - Interesting Engineering

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 10:57pm

Interesting Engineering

New Solar Battery Charger for Electric Vehicles Follows the Sun
Interesting Engineering
According to the High-level findings of the Electric Vehicle Outlook 2018 report, sales of electric vehicles (EVs) are expected to be increasing from a record 1.1 million worldwide in 2017, to 11 million in 2025 and then surging to 30 million in 2030 ...

Google News

From IKEA To Swiggy, How This Indian Startup Is Driving Electric Vehicle Adoption In India - Forbes

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 9:45pm

Forbes

From IKEA To Swiggy, How This Indian Startup Is Driving Electric Vehicle Adoption In India
Forbes
If you want to sell electric vehicles (EVs), India looks like a great place to start. The country's billion-plus citizens live in 14 out of the 20 most polluted cities in the world, according to WHO, gasoline already costs more than $5 a gallon, and ...

'Special report: The path to the electric car' by Automotive World - Automotive World (press release)

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 8:33pm

'Special report: The path to the electric car' by Automotive World
Automotive World (press release)
Automotive World has published new research focusing on electric cars. Governments worldwide are seeking to address climate change and air quality issues by attempting to dictate the speed of clean vehicle technology adoption, often with the ...

and more »

Pages